Once Upon a Time in China

Once Upon a Time in China (1991)

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  • Genre: Action, Drama
  • Release Date: 1991-08-15
  • User Rating: 7.1/10 from 396 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 14min
  • Language: 广州话 / 廣州話
  • Production Company: Paragon Films Ltd.
  • Production Country: Hong Kong
  • Director: Tsui Hark
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Set in late 19th century Canton, this martial arts film depicts the stance taken by the legendary martial arts hero Wong Fei-Hung against foreign forces' plundering of China.

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  • Jet Li

    as Wong Fei Hung
  • Yuen Biao

    as Leung Foon
  • Jacky Cheung

    as Buck Teeth So
  • Rosamund Kwan

    as 13th Aunt
  • Kent Cheng Jak-Si

    as Porky Wing
  • Yuen Gam-Fai

    as Ling Wan Kai
  • Yen Shi-Kwan

    as Iron Robe Yim Chun Tung
  • Shun Lau

    as Naval Commander Lau
  • Wu Ma

    as Grand Uncle Chueng
  • Yau Gin-Gwok

    as Shaho Gang Leader
  • Yuen Cheung-Yan

    as Yim's Opponent
  • Karel Wong Chi-Yeung

    as Governor
  • Yuen Shun-Yi

    as Honorable Manchu Soldier
  • Xiong Xinxin

    as Shaho Gang Member
  • Jonathan Isgar

    as Mr. Jackson
  • Mark King

    as British General Wickens
  • Steve Tartalia

    as Tiger
  • Colin George

    as Jesuit Priest
  • Leung Gam-San

    as Opera Troupe Boss
  • Sin Ka-Fai

  • Joanna Peijffers

    as Joanna
  • San Sin

    as Lion Dance Drummer
  • To Wai-Wo

    as Local Militia
  • Bill Lung Biu

    as Shaho Gang Member
  • Tong Pau-Chung

    as Shaho Gang Member
  • Mike Leeder

    as Western Restaurant Guest
  • Jack Wong Wai-Leung

Camera Andy Lam Kwok-Wah Director of Photography
Directing Tsui Hark Director
Sound Romeo Díaz Original Music Composer
Camera Arthur Wong Ngok-Tai Director of Photography
Camera David Chung Director of Photography
Camera Wilson Chan Director of Photography
Editing Marco Mak Chi-Sin Editor
Production Tsui Hark Producer
Camera Bill Wong Chung-Piu Director of Photography
Writing Edward Leung Yiu-Ming Writer
Writing Tsui Hark Writer
Writing Elsa Tang Bik-Yin Writer
Writing Yuen Kai-Chi Writer
Crew Xiong Xinxin Stunts
Crew Xiong Xinxin Stunt Double
Sound James Wong Theme Song Performance
Sound James Wong Original Music Composer